Design and Technology

This video looks at how general assessment principles are applied in Design and Technology. Specifically, it explores the different question types used in the subject, use of language, context and imagery in questions and aspects of mark scheme design.

Questions you may want to think about

  • How can you use these insights to prepare your learners for exams?
  • Do your internal assessments reflect the approach of the exam? To what extent do you want them to?
  • What’s the most important or surprising thing that you’ve learned? How might it influence your teaching?

Mark scheme guidance and application

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Our online courses will give you the tools you need to mark with confidence. You’ll learn how to apply mark schemes for specific qualifications.

19 June

GCSE Design and Technology: Mark scheme guidance and application
Location: eLearning

This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question types as well as providing the opportunity to take part in marking activities.As pa...
This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question typ...

Reference: DATGOE3

19 June

A-level D&T Product Design: Mark scheme guidance and application
Location: eLearning

This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question types as well as providing the opportunity to take part in marking activities. As p...
This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question typ...

Reference: DTPAOE2

19 June

A-level D&T Fashion & Textiles: Mark scheme guidance and application
Location: eLearning

This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question types as well as providing the opportunity to take part in marking activities. As p...
This AQA on-demand course will give expert instruction from a senior AQA examiner in how to apply mark schemes to key question typ...

Reference: FASAOE2

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